State Chief Ministers celebrate Dussehra

ANI | Updated: Sep 30, 2017 22:52 IST

New Delhi [India], Sept 30 (ANI): On the auspicious occasion of Dussehra, chief ministers of various states took part in celebrations on Saturday.

Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti attended celebrations at Srinagar's Polo Ground.

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh attended the Dussehra celebrations in Raipur.

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan celebrated Vijayadashami along with his wife, in Sehore district's Budhni.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath offered special prayers in Gorakhnath temple and offered food to cows in the cow-shed in temple premises.

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar joined the Dussehra celebration in Patna's Gandhi Maidan.

Karnataka's Mysore Palace was especially lit up on the occasion.

Meanwhile, Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan attended the celebrations in Amritsar.

The entire nation celebrated this festival of victory over evil with much zeal making the end of the 10-day festival of Durga Puja. (ANI)

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